U.S. Embassy in the Republic of the Congo: U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program

Deadline: 13 July 2018

U.S. Embassy in the Republic of the Congo is seeking applications for “U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program” to improve the basic economic and social conditions of the village or community and should benefit the greatest number of people possible.

The goal of this program is to encourage community involvement and the use of local resources and expertise to improve basic economic and social conditions of the local community.

The Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund (SSH) assists Congolese community groups to develop lasting, self-sustaining projects that benefit entire communities.  SSH grants in the Republic of Congo have contributed to agricultural modernization, economic development, combatting gender-based violence, improving sanitation, empowering women, improving learning conditions, and expanding access to clean water, health services, and education.

Funding Information

  • Estimated Total Program Funding: $35,000
  • Award Ceiling: $10,000
  • Award Floor: $1,000

Eligibility Criteria

  • Grants from this program are awarded to non-governmental organizations and community groups to carry out small development projects.
  • Preference will be given to project proposals that support diversification of the economy, empower women and youth, and promote English language capability.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online via given website.

For more information, please visit Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program.

DHHS: Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program

USAID/Burma: Agriculture and Food-Systems Development Activity

U.S. Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina announces Homestay Small Grants Program

Call for Proposals: 2019 Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa Program

U.S. Department of Justice, NIJ: Research and Evaluation on Drugs and Crime 2019

HEVA’s Growth Fund to Provide Growth Capital to Medium Sized Creative Businesses in Kenya

U.S. Department of Justice: Seeking Applications for Adult Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program

EU Call for Proposals: Support for the Development Work of Civil Society Organizations in Cuba

Samuel H. Kress Foundation: Accepting Applications for History of Art Grants Program

Cities Alliance Innovation Programme: Secure Tenure in African Cities- Micro Funds

Kress Foundation’s Conservation Grants to Support the Professional Practice of Art Conservation

Applications Open for USAID/Kyrgyz Republic Tuberculosis (TB) Control Program!

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: IRF Addressing Societal Constraints on Religious Freedom in Pakistan

U.S. Embassy in Cote d’Ivoire: 2019 Julia Taft Refugee Fund

U.S. Embassy in Mauritania: Annual Program Statement

USAID-Maputo: Media Strengthening Follow-On Program

U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance: Innovative Prosecution Solutions for Combatting Violent Crime

Apply for 2019 Pacific Development and Conservation Trust’s Grant Program

National Institute of Justice: Research and Evaluation on Terrorism Prevention Grant Program

EU-Lebanon Call for Proposals: EIDHR Support for Local Civil Society Action through Country-Based Support Schemes

National Institute of Justice: Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL: IRF Journalist Training on Religious Freedom

Apply for New England Biolabs Foundation’s Grant Program 2019

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: NGO Programs Benefiting Refugees in Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda

>